Group French Classes

Learn French! We offer fun, interactive classes and private lessons for adults. Check your level below or contact us for free evaluation.

8-week session starting the week of MAY 6, 2024

Last day of the session: Saturday, June 29

IMMERSION!

ALL CLASSES ARE CONDUCTED EXCLUSIVELY IN FRENCH.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

Beginning Levels

Level 1

Elementary Level 1

Level One. 16-week course - Ends the week of August 19. Classes are 55 minutes long.

PRICE 16 weeks. Special introductory tuition: $399 (16 classes of 55 minutes each)
PREREQUISITE None
MATERIALS Book 1: "Devour French 1" Hard copy $39 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26.
CURRICULUM A1. 30 basic verbs in the Present, Past & Future & a whole pronunciation course!

No refund after 05/02/24. Missed classes cannot be credited or taken during a later session.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

Morning Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
100 Thursday a.m. 9:30 - 10:25

Afternoon Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
101 Monday p.m. 1:00 - 1:55
102 Thursday p.m. 3:00 - 3:55

Evening Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
103 Wednesday p.m. 5:30 - 6:25

Saturday Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
104 Saturday a.m. 9:00 - 9:55
105 Saturday p.m. 12:00 - 12:55

Level One. 8-week course - Ends the week of June 24. Classes are 1hr45 long.

PRICE

8 weeks. Special introductory tuition: $399 (8 classes of 1hr 45minutes each)

PREREQUISITE None
MATERIALS Book 1: "Devour French 1! Hard copy $39 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26.
CURRICULUM A1. 30 basic verbs in the present, Past & Future & Pronunciation!

No refund after 05/02/24. Missed classes cannot be credited or taken during a later session.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

Morning Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
106 Monday a.m. 7:30 - 9:15
107 Wednesday a.m. 8:30 - 10:15
108 Friday a.m. 9:00 - 10:45

Afternoon Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
109 Thursday p.m. 12:00 - 1:45
110 Friday p.m. 1:00 - 2:45

Evening Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
110 Wednesday p.m. 6:00 - 7:45

Saturday Classes

CLASS DAY TIME
111 Saturday a.m. 10:00 - 11:45


Check out our perks for all elementary levels

  • Free make-up class in any group available
  • Free extra attendance during the week: attend your elementary level class several times
  • Two free 30 min. one-on-one make-ups
  • Free personal coaching and support with our school coordinator 6 days a week

Minimum attendance expected: once a week. Twice a week recommended. Three times a week encouraged. Experience the power of repetition and practice!


ELEMENTARY LEVEL 1

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Level 2

Elementary Level 2

PREREQUISITE See Level 1 curriculum
MATERIALS Book 2: Devour French 2! Hard copy $39 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26.
CURRICULUM 35 verbs in the present, past, future, past perfect. Possessives. Comparison. Pronunciation.

16-week classes are 55 minutes long. 8-week classes are 1hr45 long.
Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week.

PRICE 16-Week Course (16 classes of 55 minutes each). $448. Ends the week of August 19.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
200  Thursday p.m. 6:00 - 6:55

 

PRICE 8-Week Course (8 classes of 1h 45minutes each). $448. Ends the week of June 24.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
201 Monday a.m. 10:30 - 12:15
202 Thursday p.m. 12:00 - 1:45

 


Attend more classes at no extra cost

Please note: Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make-ups upon request, one hour maximum.


ELEMENTARY LEVEL 2

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Level 3

Beginning Level 3

PREREQUISITE See Level 2 curriculum.
MATERIALS Book 3: Devour French 3! Hard copy $39 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26.
CURRICULUM 42 verbs in the present, past, future, past perfect, present of the subjunctive. Reflexive verbs. The polite form using the conditional. Pronouns. Pronunciation.

16-week classes are 55 minutes long. 8-week classes are 1hr45 long.
Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make-ups upon request, one hour maximum.

PRICE 16-Week Course (16 classes of 55 minutes each). $448. Ends the week of August 19.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
300 Wednesday p.m. 5:30 - 6:25

 

PRICE 8-Week Course (8 classes of 1h45 minutes each). $448. Ends the week of June 24.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
301 Monday a.m. 10:30 - 12:15
302 Wednesday p.m. 6:00 - 7:45

Attend more classes at no extra cost

Please note: Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make-ups upon request, one hour maximum.


ELEMENTARY LEVEL 3

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Level 4

Beginning Level 4

PRICE 8 weeks: $448
PREREQUISITE See Level 3 curriculum
MATERIALS Book 4: Devour French 4! Hard copy $39 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26.
CURRICULUM Present, past tenses, future, imperative, subjunctive present and past, conditional present and past. Conjunctions.

Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make-ups upon request, one hour maximum.
8-week classes are 1hr45 long.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
400 Monday a.m. 9:30 - 11:15
401 Thursday p.m. 1:00 - 2:45
402 Saturday p.m. 2:00 - 3:45


Attend more classes at no extra cost

Please note: Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make-ups upon request, one hour maximum.


ELEMENTARY LEVEL 4

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Level 5

Beginning Level 5

This course is divided in two parts, offered back to back. You may elect to take them together or separately.

Review of Verb Tenses & Vocabulary and Conversation

PRICE 8 weeks: $448
Each course may be taken separately: $310
PREREQUISITE See Level 4 curriculum
MATERIALS Each book is: One hard copy $39 Two hard copies $75 (includes tax & shipping & pdf) or pdf $26 each.
CURRICULUM Review of Verb Tenses: 1st hour of the course:
A well-organized review of each verb tense and how they work together.
Devour French in Paris: 2nd hour of the course:
Practical conversation and vocabulary: Your stay in France in a nutshell.

Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level,
more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week.
Free 30-minute one-on-one make ups up upon request, one hour maximum.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
500 Thursday p.m. 5:45 - 7:45


Attend more classes at no extra cost

Please note: Minimum attendance is ONCE A WEEK but possibility to attend any class open at your level, more than once a week if you want. The same lesson is repeated in each class throughout the week. Free 30-minute one-on-one make ups up upon request, one hour maximum.


Elementary Level 5 Plus (B1 Level) transition to Intermediate(B2 Level)

New topics & materials every 8 weeks, so you can repeat your class until you are ready for our next level.

PRICE 8 weeks: $448
PREREQUISITE See Level 5 curriculum
MATERIALS Book: Grammaire en Dialogues CLE B1 $49 tax & shipping included
CURRICULUM

A great transition to the Intermediate Level 6 (B2) with a combination of conversation, vocabulary and grammar review from the top!

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
500 Plus Tuesday p.m. 5:30 - 7:30
501 Plus Friday p.m. 12:00 - 2:00
502 Plus Saturday p.m. 12:30 - 2:30

ELEMENTARY LEVEL 5

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Intermediate Level

Level 6

Intermediate Level 6

New topics & materials every 8 weeks, so you can repeat your class until you are ready for our next level.

Grammar + Conversation & Vocabulary

PRICE 8 weeks. $448. Or $310 per course for only grammar or only conversation. Drop in $50 or $65.
MATERIALS Book: Grammaire Progressive CLE International B1B2 $56 (includes tax & shipping)
CURRICULUM New topics & materials every 8 weeks, so you can repeat your class until you are ready for our next level.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
600 Tuesday a.m. 9:00 - 11:00
601 Tuesday p.m. 1:30 - 3:30
602 Friday p.m. 4:00 - 6:00
603 Saturday a.m. 10:00-12:00

Conversation & Vocabulary

PRICE 8 weeks. One-hour classes. $310. Or Monday morning, one hour and a half class: $336.
CURRICULUM

Improve your vocabulary by reading (at home) an article in French that we provide and by discussing it in class. Current topics and your own subjects of interest. Classes are small and fun!

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
604 Monday a.m. 9:15 - 10:45 (1.5 hours, $336)
605 Tuesday a.m. 10:00 - 11:00
606 Tuesday p.m. 2:30 - 3:30
607 Friday p.m. 5:00 - 6:00
608 Saturday a.m. 11:00 - 12:00

Grammar Only

PRICE 8 weeks: One hour, $310.
MATERIALS

Book: Grammaire Progressive CLE International B1B2 $56 (includes tax & shipping)

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
609 Tuesday a.m. 9:00 - 10:00
610 Tuesday p.m. 1:30 - 2:30
611 Friday p.m. 4:00 - 5:00
612 Saturday a.m. 10:00 - 11:00

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 6

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Advanced Level

Level 7

Advanced Level 7

Conversation & Vocabulary

PRICE 8 weeks: $336. Drop-in $50.
CURRICULUM

Free flow conversation. Lively and fun and a LOT of vocabulary, expressions and corrections introduced by your teacher so you can expand your knowledge of French.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
700 Thursday a.m. 9:00 - 10:30

Advanced Grammar + Conversation & Vocabulary

PRICE 8 weeks: $448 or $310 per course (only grammar or only conversation & vocabulary). Drop-in $50 or $65.
MATERIALS Book: Cours de la Sorbonne, Grammaire supérieure II Hachette. $48 (includes tax & shipping)

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
701 Tuesday a.m. 9:30 - 11:30
9:30 - 10:30 Grammar: well organized, clear step by step explanations, very interactive.
10:30 to 11:30. Conversation & Vocabulary on current topics of interest.
702 Saturday a.m. 10:00 - 12:00
10:00 - 11:00 Grammar: well organized, clear step by step explanations, very interactive.
11:00 - 12:00 Conversation & Vocabulary on current topics of interest.

 


Advanced Grammar Only

PRICE 8 weeks: $336. Drop-in $50.
MATERIALS Book: Cours de la Sorbonne, Grammaire supérieure II Hachette. $48 (includes tax & shipping)
CURRICULUM

A well-organized course, clear step by step explanations, very interactive and lively!

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
703 Wednesday p.m. 5:30 - 7:00
704 Thursday a.m. 10:30-12:00

 


Conversation on Current Events in France

PRICE 8 weeks. $336. Drop in $50.
CURRICULUM

Lively and fun conversation on current events (no politics) and a lot of vocabulary introduced by your teacher.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
705 Wednesday p.m. 12:30 - 2:00
706 Wednesday p.m. 7:00 - 8:30

Conversation & vocabulary on French TV Series

PRICE 8 weeks: One hour per week. $310. Drop-in $50.
CURRICULUM

Improve your oral comprehension and vocabulary by watching a different French series at home on Netflix every week and by talking about it in class. Learn some the slang and idioms, practice how to tell a story and describe characters. This is a class you can repeat. There are many French series to watch, discuss and learn from.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
707 Monday p.m. 5:30 - 6:30
708 Thursday p.m. 1:00 - 2:00

Conversation & vocabulary on French most used and common slang

PRICE 8 weeks: One hour per week. $310. Drop-in $50.
MATERIALS Book: Hard copy $28 (includes tax & shipping) or pdf $25.
CURRICULUM

A special course to help you understand "le français de la rue" ("street French") the French people use in daily life.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS
709  Tuesday a.m. 10:00 - 11:00
710 Wednesday p.m. 4:00 - 5:00

 


ADVANCED LEVEL 7

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

Proficient Level

Level 8

Proficient Level 8

Littérature et Culture

PRICE 8 weeks: $336. Drop-in $50.
MATERIALS

Lisez le livre à la maison. Parlez-en en classe.
Livre : Concerto à la mémoire d’un ange d’Eric-Emmanuel Schmidt. $25 (includes tax & shipping)

Résumé : Une femme empoisonne ses maris successifs. Un président de la République amoureux. Un marin et un escroc international. Quatre histoires liées entre elles. Sommes-nous libres ou subissons-nous notre destin ? Pouvons-nous changer celui-ci ?

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
800 Tuesday a.m. 10:30 - 12:00

Conversation: Les événements actuels en France

PRICE 8 weeks: $336. Drop-in $50.
CURRICULUM

Conversation et vocabulaire: cultivez votre français grâce à des articles sur l’actualité mondiale et les grands courants sociaux et économiques contemporains en France. Pas de politique mais des discussions sur l’actualité.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
801 Wednesday p.m. 12:30 - 2:00
802 Wednesday p.m. 7:00 - 8:30

Conversation & vocabulary on French most used and common slang

PRICE 8 weeks. One hour per week. $310.
MATERIALS Book: Hard copy $28 (includes tax & shipping) or pdf $25.
CURRICULUM

A special course to help you understand "le français de la rue" ("street French") the French people use in daily life.

ALL TIMES ARE PST (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

CLASS DAY TIME
803 Tuesday a.m. 10:00 - 11:00
804 Wednesday p.m. 4:00 - 5:00

 


PROFICIEN LEVEL 8

* RESTRICTIONS: NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS AFTER 05/02/2024. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US TO MAKE AN EXCEPTION TO OUR POLICIES. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR FLEXIBLE & FREE MAKE UP OPTIONS. MISSED CLASSES CANNOT BE CREDITED TO A LATER 8-WEEK SESSION. OUR SPECIAL OFFERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER DISCOUNTS EXCEPT THE MEMBERS’ DISCOUNT.

NEXT 8-WEEK SESSION

July 1 to August 24, 2024

Which level is right for me?

Other than complete beginners, it is necessary to evaluate all new or returning students in order to place them in the correct level. Evaluations are free, brief (5 to 10 minutes), painless and without obligation.

Complete beginners who never had French before may sign up for a Level 1 course without an evaluation. However, if you took French classes before or studied French on your own, we strongly recommend that you contact us for a free, easy and painless evaluation of your level.

To arrange for an evaluation or if you have any questions, please call us a (415) 362-3666 or send us a message at info@frenchclass.com